From replacing injured linebacker Sean Lee to finding a receiver to take Miles Austin’s old job, the Dallas Cowboys have plenty of questions going into training camp. And they’ll use their time in Oxnard, Calif., to find those answers.
The position battles are always of most intrigue during camp. Jobs are on the line and everybody understands the cutthroat nature of the NFL. As the saying goes, NFL stands for “Not For Long,” and a poor training camp can spell doom for a few players.
Here’s a look at the top five position battles going into camp.
1. Middle linebacker
2. Left guard
3. Third wide receiver
4. Strong safety